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2015 Focus ~ Listening

As the patchwork unfolds I will listen without agendas of planning, perfecting, or pleasing. I will allow the patchwork to show me what it wants to become. Continue reading

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Cha-zak Cha-zak Ve-nit Cha-zek

I’m concluding my trip to Death Valley with this beautifully chanted mantra. It’s a Hebrew blessing, thanking God for imparting strength. Continue reading

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Strong Women Row To Win

I’m now in the desert on the home stretch. This mantra reminds me that I AM strong and I will go the distance! Continue reading

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To God Be The Glory

I’m now in the desert half way through my week. This mantra reminds me to feel great gratitude for the glory of the landscape that is so much more than me. Continue reading

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We Are One With The Infinite Sun

There is plenty of solitude in the desert but this mantra reminds me that even though I’m alone right now I am connected. Continue reading

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Ozone Arizona Coal Hotter Bone Sky Corduroy

I’m on my way to Death Valley today. This mantra reminds me of the stark desert that I’m choosing to visit alone. Continue reading

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Vacation Mantra Giveaway Winners & Controversial Creativity

Before I left for vacation I put Lelainia’s  mantra (of Tattered Edge) on the back of the Mantra Trailer. All the way up I-5 we were getting honks, thumbs up, thumbs down. People were even taking drive-by photos with their … Continue reading

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Vacation Mantra Giveaway

In 2008 I traveled for 4 months from North Carolina to Florida to California in the Mantra Trailer. I parked on street corners across the country and invited people inside to get in touch with their interiors and explore their … Continue reading

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Mantras (mind-tools) for Creativity

My creative practice is improvisational and in order for me to make anything that communicates a sense of presence to the viewer, I have to be present when I’m making it. My improvised work is informed by design but mostly … Continue reading

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